Is This for Real?

I am sometimes asked, “Are you serious?”,  “Is this for real?”.

Of course not. This is fun with words. It’s verbal farts, phonemic windage, sass from my ….

Nothing you read here is meant to be autobiographical or allegorical. (For my slightly more serious attempts at meaning something meaningful, please see my other efforts here: Poet’s Corner).

What is serious with each poetic effort, here or elsewhere, is the attempt to find and follow a tight meter, and to rhyme.

Please have fun and please comment! Nothing feeds that most fragile yet frightening of beasts, the amateur poet’s ego, like feedback.  🙂